Welcome to a fantastic personalized Tour in private Van addressed to foodies who aim to experience true Madrid and its luscious stews.
In fact, dishes to be eaten with spoon belong to most authentic cooking art of Madrid. Its origins date back to the fifteenth century.
They are delicious, varied and very rich and, above all, typical of Madrid.
Madrid Museum Tours proposes you a private tour to enjoy an awesome and exclusive gastronomic experience : A tasty stew of Madrid in an historic Bodega (year 1702), managed since its inception by the same family.
Bodega Don Pedro is not a touristic restaurant.
It is the favourite restaurant of local foodies, therefore, you meet here people from Madrid who enjoy best food and not clueless travelers suffering mediocre Tapas Tours offered in downtown by some unscrupulous promoters who take advantage of the good faith of visitors from abroad. In the past, stew was the favourite dish of emperors, kings and cardinals.
Its ingredients are beans or lentils or chickpeas or tender lima beans, garnished with seasonal vegetables, fresh seafood or selected meat or sausages.
Our Bodega offers daily to local foodies and clients of Madrid Museum Tours a wide variety of stews that you will have yourself in the classic old way, directly from your individual pot.
More than that: Our customers will be hospitably treated by the current owners, representatives of the eighth generation of the founding family of this wonderful and unique traditional restaurant specialized in the best Madrid cuisine.
The stew you choose will be accompanied, of course, by an excellent wine of Madrid, to bring to an inspirational finish this unforgettable culinary experience which is only available to the demanding clients of Madrid Museum Tours, who don’t care at all to visit the places that Ernest Hemingway was found of, but prefer personalized service and a genuine and sublime stew in oldest Bodega of Madrid.
Begin and end of this personalized Tour in private Van will be at your hotel. First, we will drive to charming Old Madrid which began to be built 450 years ago. We will admire the beautiful parks of Madrid which, among all capitals of Europe, has the largest area of public parks and gardens.
We will drive through the narrow alleyways of Madrid’s Habsburg dynasty and the wide avenues of the later Bourbon Kings, the Gran Via with its surprisingly interesting buildings based on the Prairie School architectural style. We will visit the exclusive Barrio de Salamanca and do window shopping through its elegant stores of local fashion designers.
Time to proceed to the El Viso, 1950’s residential neighbourhood which was built, originally for blue collar workers and after Eisenhower visit to Madrid became, slowly but steadily, an urban zone for upper social class.
We will then arrive to the Chamartin district where the stadium of Real Madrid is located. And we will drive you of course through Madrid districts off the beaten path in order you can tell later to your friends that you enjoyed outstanding spots in Madrid which are unfamiliar even to locals and other. tourist guides.